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Lignans

Known as: Lignan, Lignans [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A class of dibenzylbutane derivatives which occurs in higher plants and in fluids (bile, serum, urine, etc.) in man and other animals. These… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
This review gives an updated picture of each class of phenolic compounds and their properties. The most common classification… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The antioxidant activities of the flaxseed lignan secoisolariciresinol diglycoside (SDG) and its mammalian lignan metabolites… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract Cancer prevention and treatment using traditional Chinese medicines have attracted increasing interest. This study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The metabolism of the plant lignans matairesinol, secoisolariciresinol, pinoresinol, syringaresinol, arctigenin, 7… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The soy isoflavones, daidzein and genistein, and the lignans, matairesinol and secoisolariciresinol, are phytoestrogens… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Lignans and flavonoids are naturally-occurring diphenolic compounds found in high concentrations in whole grains, legumes, fruits… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Isoflavonoid phytoestrogens and lignans in plants are known to be constituents of animal and human food and recently they have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Mammalian lignans such as enterolactone and enterodiol, which are produced in the colon from precursors in foods, have been… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Epidemiologic studies revealed low mortality in hormone-dependent cancer in Japanese women and men consuming a traditional diet… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Preface Glossary 1. Introduction 2. A registry of the natural lignans 3. Biological and clinical properties of lignans 4… Expand
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